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Atlantic Street is served by cars for Broad Street only. The light rail here, like in all places is in its own lane on the east side of Atlantic Street between Bridge Street and Lombardy Street. Interestingly traffic along Atlantic Street goes the opposite direction. The station is a simple side station that takes up the entire sidewalk that rises up to the proper platform height. The platform the unique line of red name signs/florescent lights that runs the entire length of the platform. The northern half has a modern canopy. On the exposed portion of the platform wavy aluminum red tubes forms a postmark for Newark NJ 07102. One the sides of the tubes are numerous vintage postcards from Newark's past, with some engraved into the platform/sidewalk pavement. Along the tactile warning strip are the lyrics and embedded in the cobblestones of the track are the notes to 'Night Dreamer' by Wayne Shorter, part of Athena Tacha's celebration of Jazz that occurs at every Newark Light Rail Station.

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NJ LRV #118A leaves the station
8 August, 2006
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NJ LRV #118A for Broad Street leaves Atlantic Street.
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Looking down the platform at Atlantic Street that takes up the entire sidewalk.
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'Newark NJ 07102' is formed by the semi-platform wall as a postmark
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The Atlantic Street station has no conventional NJT signs instead the station name is engraved in the top of the red panels that light up
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The curved paneling along the side of the Atlantic Street platform
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Looking down the single platform at Atlantic Street
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'To Broad Street Station' is engraved in the sidewalk along the tactile warning stripLooking down the Penn Station-bound platform at NJ PAC/Center Street the plaza from it leads directly into the performing arts center
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A side single track on its own right of way at Atlantic Street
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NJ LRV #118A bound for Broad Street curves from its sister southbound ROW at Lambardy Street
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NJ LRV #118B bound for Broad Street stops at Atlantic Street
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A side view of NJ LRV #102A
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NJ LRV #102B enters the station
9 September, 2011
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The tracks dividing, the other track leads a block over to Broad Street
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Looking up at corner signs indicating the light rail sign
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A train starts leaving the station
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the entire sidewalk ramps up to the station
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The end of the red canopy structure
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The tracks have text that say To Broad Street
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Lettering on the lights/station name sign
9 September, 2011
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